Nearly fifty years ago, in Long Beach California, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band started turning heads, emerging as an integral force behind the explosion of rock music tinged with Americana, folk and country that was beginning to dominate radio.
Multiple Grammy Awards and millions of album sales later, Jeff Hanna continues to make music around the world as one of the band's founding and constant members.
During forty plus of those years on the road, stage and in the studio, Jeff has held, played and formed an inseparable bond with #0-2176, his original 1960 Les Paul Standard.
Now, more of us can experience the entrancing voice and feel of Jeff's beloved 1960 'Burst.
Top Only (back binding), 1 (back pieces), Reissue Lightweight Aluminum (tailpiece type), 2.26 cm /.800 (thickness fret 1), 2.54 cm / .900 (thickness fret 12), .040 True Historic Reissue Cream (fingerboard binding), Tortoise Shell (fingerboard side dots), 30.38 cm / 12 (fretboard radius), None (includes), 1960 Les Paul (neck shape), Hand Applied Hide Glue (neck fit adhesive), 1 (neck pieces), Nylon (nut material), 5.6896 cm / 2.25 (neck end board width), 1959 True Historic Thin Head Veneer (peg head type), Figured Maple (top material), Single Bound, True Historic Reissue Cream (top binding), 2 (top pieces)